Cambodia positions itself along new Silk Road: media

2016-06-27 15:20:53

Academics and researchers from Cambodia are researching ways the country can position itself within the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative, a local newspaper quoted experts as reporting on Monday.

Singapore Airlines flight returns to Changi, catches fire, no casualties

2016-06-27 13:08:27

A Singapore Airlines Ltd (SIA) flight to Milan caught fire early on Monday after returning to Singapore's Changi airport following an engine oil warning message, but all passengers were safe, the airline and airport officials said.

S. Korean president orders all-out efforts to minimize effects from Brexit

2016-06-27 13:43:21

South Korean President Park Geun-hye on Monday ordered her senior advisors to make all-out efforts to minimize possible negative effects from Brexit, or British exit from the European Union (EU).

Philippines' dispute with China over S. China Sea politically motivated

2016-06-26 13:37:55

The Philippines is seeking a political victory, not a real territorial solution, to disputes concerning the South China Sea, an expert in Mexico has said.

Cambodia expects nearly 1 mln Chinese tourists in 2016

2016-06-25 16:01:36

Cambodia is expected to attract nearly 1 million Chinese tourists this year and up to 2 millions in 2020, tourism minister Thong Khon said on Saturday.

Putin's visit to witness cooperative programs

2016-06-25 07:49:02

Ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin's state visit to China starting on Saturday, major cooperative investment programs have been decided on by the China-Russia Investment Cooperation Committee.

Pragmatism to fore in China-Russia ties, experts say

2016-06-24 18:21:41

Foreign Minister Wang Yi has held either face-to-face talks or telephone talks with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in almost every one of the past 12 months, a clear demonstration of the closeness of ties between China and Russia.

China, Russia set new investment programs

2016-06-24 18:09:17

A new batch of major investment cooperation programs was decided after the third meeting of the China-Russia Investment Cooperation Committee convened in Beijing on Friday.

Quotable quotes on South China Sea arbitration concerning US role

2016-06-24 09:01:35

The involvement of the United States in the South China Sea issue has aggravated the tense situation of the Asia-Pacific region and has its hidden agenda, experts say.

China denies blocking India's membership in Nuclear Suppliers Group

2016-06-24 13:37:19

China has pushed the discussion of participation in the non-Non-Proliferation Treaty states during the Seoul Plenary of the Nuclear Suppliers Group, a Foreign Ministry official has said, refuting reports saying that China is blocking India's membership at the meeting.

S. China Sea disputes should be resolved through bilateral dialogue: Argentine expert

2016-06-24 12:45:44

The disputes between China and the Philippines over the South China Sea should be settled through bilateral negotiation, Argentine expert Paola de Simone said Thursday.

Ruling may 'open Pandora's box'

2016-06-24 02:34:04

A senior publicity official has warned that the possible South China Sea ruling by an arbitration panel may "set a dangerous precedent and open a Pandora's box in the sea".